Our Dental Team

Forsyth Family Dental Team


   Kristen Bilyeu -- Registered Dental Hygienist

Kristen is a registered dental hygienist and has been in the dental field for 11 years.  She graduated from Ozark Technical Community College in 2007 with AAS in Dental Hygiene.  She has worked at Forsyth Family Dental since 2008.  Kristen is married to Dustin Bilyeu and has 3 children- Lydia, Naomi, and Chloe.

    Victoria Pokorski -- Registered Dental Hygienist

Victoria is a registered dental hygienist. Being a native from Hollister, she graduated from Ozark Technical College in 2016 with AAS in Dental Hygiene . She started with Forsyth Family Dental right after school. Victoria is married to Joseph and have 2 fur babies- Finn and Bart.


  Janice Mathenia – Office Manager

Janice graduated from Three Rivers Community College dental assisting program in 1990.  In 2007, she received her expanded function certification for restorative materials.  Janice has worked in the dental field for 25 years, the last five years she has served as office manager.  She is married to Shawn.  They have one son, Tyler, who will be attending Optometry school this fall in Chicago, IL. 

  Lyn Findley – Dental Assistant

Lyn is a certified dental assistant with expanded functions certification.  She has been in dentistry for 42 years and has seen many changes over that period of time.  She and her husband, Rick have 3 grown children, and 4 grandchildren.  "I am thankful for the opportunity to work with a great team at Forsyth Family Dental"

  Julie Cole – Dental Assistant

Julie has been a dental assistant for 25 years in the state of Missouri.  She has spent 14 of those years in this office.  She is married to Ron and has 3 children, daughter, Margot, and twin sons, Ethan and Taylor. Julie has two grandchildren, Makenzie and Silas.  Julie’s hobbies include working in the yard, trying to improve wildlife habitat, bird watching and home improvements.  She is a California native.

  Mallory Holmes -- Dental Assistant

Mallory was born and raised in the Ozarks and proud to work in the same area she grew up in. She attended Ozark Technical Community College for 2 years. In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors and riding four-wheelers with her husband, Brandyn. She also has a toy breed Maltese names Sophie Grace. "I love working with such an awesome team and being able to bring a smile to our community."

  Sarah Woodward -- Office assistant

Sarah started helping out up front with Janice in the fall of 2016. She is a registered nurse, with her background in critical care. She graduated from Pittsburg State University in 1999 with her BSN. Sarah has been a nurse for over 18 years, most recently working at Taney County Health Department as a public health nurse when she and Dr. Woodward moved to Forsyth. They have 3 children- Grant, Emma and Brody. Autism awareness is a passion of Sarah, along with whatever activities her children are participating in at the time.